I would like information about priests and marriage. Someone told me that at one time priests were allowed to marry. Is that true, and, if so, what is the history of the issue, and current doctrine?
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*]Was Peter married?
*]What is the history of celibacy for Catholic priests?
*]Is priestly celibacy linked to inheritance?
*]Is priestly celibacy a dogma of the faith?
*]Celibacy and the Priesthood
*]Our traditions are not man made, right?